of congress, they will host a lecture by historian john witty, jr. on the spread of muslim law and what place faith-based laws have in western democracy. friday, on friday, november 2nd at 7:30 p.m., celebrating its 50th anniversary, the uso is handling its annual gala at the washington hilton, honoring the men and women of the u.s. military. jordan sparks will perform and fox 5's allison seymour will serve as emcee. that's your capital rundown for your week of october 29th, 2012. keep checking myfoxdc.com for more and our twitter hashtag for more. i'm tom fitzgerald. see you next week. >>> up next, we'll check in with virginia emergency management and how they are preparing for effects in the commonwealth. plus, more on how you can weather the storm. stay with us. a lot more storm coverage, coming your way right after the break. employees insurance company, or geico...as most of you know it. ...i propose savings for everyone! i'm talking hundreds here... and furthermore.. newcaster: breaking news. the gecko is demanding free pudding. and political parties that are actual parties! with cake!